Manufacturing Support Scientist - GMP

Manufacturing Support Scientist - GMP

Job Title: Manufacturing Support Scientist - GMP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent
Salary: Excellent Salary plus benefits
Start Date: 2017-04-11
Reference: 15358 JH
Contact Name: James Hume
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 11, 2017 10:48

Job Description

  • Job Title: Manufacturing Support Scientist - GMP
  • Excellent salary plus benefits including Private Medical Insurance, Health Cash Plan, Private Pension, Income Protection, EAP plus others
  • Location: Kent
  • Exciting Opportunity to Join a Unique Biotech with an Innovative and Forward Thinking Culture to support the Manufacture of Clinical Formulations.

James Hume is recruiting for a Manufacturing Support Scientist to join a fast developing Biotech who have a unique technology to be based at their R&D site in Kent.  The role is to support the manufacture of their clinical trial formulations by providing a range of scientific expertise to help with novel and existing products and processes.  This role is within the Clinical Trial Manufacturing Team with the purpose to support them by providing a range of scientific data using a variety of tools, this is an innovative environment where you will be using your science to contribute to the development on products using  

The Company
They are a fast growing and developing company who are leaders in their specific field within Biotechnology, have products across a range of therapeutic areas at all stages of the development pipeline.  They are growing because of the success they have experienced with products launched commercially with others at latter stages of clinical trials.  Whilst they are UK based operations are now being opened in the US to become a global organisation.  Their research is based on a unique cannabinoid technology which is now beginning to meet its potential as they explore its benefits further.  The company are rightly proud of their product pipeline and their aim is to keep their position at the front of research in their unique field.      

The Role
The Manufacturing Support Scientist is an exciting role where you will be able to use your science to support the development of novel and existing products.  This is a broad role where you will gain valuable experience to help with the progression of your career.  The primary focus of the role is to assist with the manufacture of clinical formulations as wells provide scientific data to help improve the manufacturing process using HPLC, GC and other physio chemical tests.  The purpose of this to successfully transfer products from R&D scale and stage to be suitable for use in trials and meet GMP standards.  In addition to the testing you will also work on continuous improvement initiatives, complete relevant quality documents, generate batch documentation and ensure GxP is maintained at all times.

This is an ideal role for a scientist, with relevant experience in a pharmaceutical GMP manufacturing environment, who is looking for an opportunity that will offer the chance to develop your career in the longer term.  This is an innovative and forward thinking environment where you will be working with cutting edge technologies.

You will need to have to have a degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as biochemistry, molecular biology, biomedical sciences, formulation, and pharmaceutical sciences.  Experience of working in a GMP manufacturing environment is essential to your application.  If you have experience in tech transfer or the development of methods then this is advantageous to your application.  

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